2018 BMW M5 leaked
Leaked images compiled into a video have prematurely revealed the 2018 BMW M5. All-wheel drive will come standard, and some source claim it will boast up to 680 horsepower.
Switzerland temporarily bans Porsche Cayenne diesel
Switzerland has made it illegal for motorists to register a Porsche Cayenne powered by the 3.0-liter turbodiesel V6. The temporary ban applies to cars sold new in the country and cars imported from abroad, but it doesn't affect used models already wearing Swiss plates. Porsche needs to prove the model complies with emissions regulations before authorities will consider lifting the ban.
GAC says it's not interested in buying FCA
The rumors claiming FCA will soon be Chinese pointed to four potential new owners: Geely, Dongfeng, GAC, and Great Wall. GAC has joined the first two in denying its interest in FCA, according to Automotive News, leaving only Great Wall as a potential suitor.
Holden Colorado goes racing Down Under
General Motors' Holden division has introduced a modified Colorado for the SuperUtes series. It's open to production-based dual-cab trucks with a turbodiesel engine and rear-wheel drive. Isuzu, Mazda, and Ford are among the automakers who will participate in the series starting next year.
Luxembourg police gets Tesla S patrol car
The police department in Luxembourg -- one of the smallest and richest nations in the world -- will soon start using the Tesla Model S as a patrol car, according to news outlet RTL. Each one has a base price of about 100,000 euros (roughly $117,000).